The Dominos Continue TO Fall…And Land Overseas

If it wasn’t real before, it is now. News trickled out that postseason star Danny Briere, as well as Philly man crush Claude Giroux has both signed with Eisbären Berlin of Germany’s DEL league.   If this doesn’t mean for a longer lockout, I don’t know what does. At least both players are going to … Continue reading

I Remember (My Memories of Flyers Hockey)

Here at the Orange Update we try to give our readers a unique take on everything Flyers, and while I’m sure a large portion of you would love to read endlessly about CBA negotiations I’m not going to talk about that not now anyway. Maybe I’m feeling nostalgic or maybe I’m completely sick of hearing … Continue reading

Scott Hartnell Signed to Extension

Flyers announced today that they have re-signed All-Star forward Scott Hartnell to a 6 year contract extension. Hartnell, who is coming off of a career year with the Flyers, was due for an extension following the 6 year deal he signed back in June of 2007. “I am very happy to be staying in Philly … Continue reading

All Aboard!!

This just in, the Wayne Train will be running through Philadelphia for the next 6 years.  Paul Holmgren strikes again in the late hours of the night by signing Wayne Simmonds to a 6 year contract extension.  The deal is reportedly around the $4 million range, but no official contract numbers have been released yet. … Continue reading

Predicting How Many Goals The Flyers Will Score

As the summer winds down and fall approaches, hockey season is not so far away (we hope). There has been some talk that the Flyers, we’ve heard this before, will not score enough goals. With the losses of Jaromir Jagr and James van Riemsdyk will the Flyers be short on goals? I don’t think they … Continue reading

Flyers lock up Bourdon; Sign Laughton to Entry Level Contract

Today the Flyers announced that they have signed Marc-Andre Bourdon and Scott Laughton. It was only a matter of time before Bourdon, a restricted free agent, signed a contract. The 22 year old defenseman played admirably last season for the Flyers scoring 4 goals and 7 points in 45 games. The rookie defensman was an … Continue reading